Saint Mary's Hospital, Naugatuck Valley Community College

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April 23, 2012
Waterbury , CT
United States
Connecticut US
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A Naugatuck Valley Community College instructor used patient X-rays from St. Mary's Hospital to teach radiology technology.  The instructor obtained the X-rays by using his Saint Mary's employee login to access medical records.  The X-rays were used without permission and contained patient names, dates of birth, and physician notes.  The instructor told students not to disclose the practice.